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good morning. breaking news. military misbehavior. overnight reports that the commander of u.s. forces in afghanistan, general john allen, is now under investigation. the fbi looking into thousands of, quote, potentially inappropriate e-mails exchanged with the woman who sparked the probe into cia director david petraeus. where will ts all lead? costly. one of nascar's most famous drivers, jeff gordon, hit with a hefty fine for his role in this nasty post-race fight. and we've got that one thing. just look at the crowd on our plaza this morning. thousands upon thousands of fans
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still pouring in for one direction today, tuesday, november 13th, 2012. from nbc news, this is "today" with matt lauer and savannah guthrie live from studio 1a in rockefeller plaza. and good morning. even the audio guy is excited this morning about our concert on the plaza. just wants to say it three times. we've got one direction here. it is huge, and we do mean huge. >> and just want to say i'm matt lauer, and you're right. huge. we're not going to qualify. our executive producer just called up and talked to us and said that this is without a doubt the largest crowd we have ever had for a concert here in
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the many years we've been holding concerts on the "today" show. >> we didn't fill our plaza. we filled all the surrounding streets and city blocks. sorry, nypd, it's absolutely huge, and we'll have a concert for the fans who have been waiting since last week in some instances. >> but first breaking news and developments in the breaking scandal that led to the resignation of cia director david petraeus. >> as you might imagine, a lot of players and moving parts to this story, and it's just breaking this morning. a quick review this. all begin when jill kelley, a florida socialite and married mother of three complained about ma racing e-mails. the fbi said it traced those e-mails to this woman, paula broadwell, a married west point graduate and biographer of david petraeus. >> keep with us. that led to the eventual discovery of a romantic relationship bween broadwell and general petraeus, and now general john allen is involved over his correspondence with the
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original woman, jill kelley. all sounds a little confusing, it is. let's get right to nbc's andrea mitchell who can help us sort it out. andrea, good morning to you. >> reporter: i'll try to do that. yet another military general drawn into an fbi investigation that prompted the resignation of cia director david petraeus. marine general john allen replaced david petraeus as commander in afghanistan last year, but allen has now been caught up in the fbi probe that led to petraeus' resignation as cia director. overnight the pentagon announced allen's nomination to be commander of nato has been delayed and the nomination of his successor in afghanistan speeded up. after military officials announced that 20,000 to 30,000 pages of potentially inappropriate e-mails connected allen to jill kelley, the woman who had first complained to the fbi about harassing e-mails traced to paula broadwell, petraeus' biographer and acknowledged mistress. allen, who is married, denies any wrongdoing, and for now remains commander in afghanistan
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as the investigation continues. monday night a team of fbi agents methodically collected boxes and bags of materials from the broadwell home. officials say they wanted to be extra thorough in completing the investigation into whether broadwell had violated a cyber stalking or cyber bullying statute by sending anonymous e-mails to kelley. petraeus is not under investigation. kelley, the target of the harassing e-mails now linked to allen is a surgeon's wife, mother of three and family friend of the petraeuses, a friendship that grew out of kelley's volunteer work for military familiesed a macdill air force base. some of the broadwell e-mails accused kelley of improper socializing with generals in tampa. others include of petraeus' comes and goings raising concerns that someone had access to highly sensitive details of his schedule. further complicating the case, officials say the fbi agent who first launched the investigation, a friend of kelley'sis now himself the subject of an internal fbi probe
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for suspected inappropriate behavior, including sending kelley shirtless photos of himself even before the investigation began. central to the case is paula broadwell, an army reservist, and like petraeus a west point graduate seen here in afghanistan embedded on an intelligence mission in 2010. she often cited her access to secrets, including about the assault on the benghazi consulate in this speech only a few weeks ago. >> now, i don't know if a lot of you have heard this, but the cia annex had actually taken a couple of libyan militia members prisoner, and they think that the attack on the consulate was an effort to try to get the prisoners back. >> reporter: cia denies holding any prisoners. meanwhile, en route to australia overnight defense secretary leon panetta, petraeus' predecessor at the cia, became the first administration official to speak about his resignation. >> i think he took the right
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step, and i think it's important when you're director of the cia with all of the challenges that face you in that position that, you know, that personal integrity comes first and foremost. >> reporter: house and senate intelligence leaders were not notified until the day petraeus resigned. >> it is very puzzling, and i think it was a mistake because this thing just came so fast and so hard, and since then it's been like peeling an onion every day. another peel comes off and you see a whole new dimension to this. >> reporter: all this severely complicates white house plans for what they hoped would be an orderly transition to a new national security team. they have been considering senator john kerry, who has long wanted to be secretary of state, for defense secretary. the white house has also lock wanted u.n. ambassador susan rice to success hillary clinton, but officials say congressional leaders are now warning them that the controversy over benghazi could complicate her
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confirmation, and counterterrorism adviser john brennan is still a possibility, if he wants it, to take over at cia. a lot going on here. savannah. >> complicated is the word of the day. amitch nell washington. thank you. let's turn to retired colonel jack jacobs who is an nbc military analyst. first petraeus, and now general allen involved. on the stunner scale, where do you put this? >> seven. very startling, especially for those people who worked with these officers and known for them for years and years. really quite astonishing. do you know general allen? what is his reputation? >> i don't know him very well. i've met him on several occasions. he's a 1976 honors graduate of the u.s. naval academy. he's got a -- a masters degree from georgetown, from the national war college. he's quite an intellectual actually. a great infantry marine and has
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had an absolutely stellar career. all this personal stuff coming out at a very, very difficult time complicates matters, both for our effort in southwest asia and for the upcoming budget battle. >> further complicating it is that he's about to leave as the head of the allied forces in afghanistan and had been due for a new post-as head of the military's efforts in europe. do you think that is likely on hold at this point? >> well, it's on hold now. it has not -- his nomination as the supreme court allied commander europe has not yet been withdrawn, but i wouldn't be surprised if it is withdrawn. i think they want to get through this as quickly as possible. they are likely to shouldn't him off to some other place. let him carry on in afghanistan until they can -- until general dunford takes over, withdraw his nomination to be supreme allied commander of europe, and then have him replaced by somebody else in europe >> i know you've worked closely with general petraeus over the
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years. that's somebody that you respect quite a bit. i don't even know what to ask here exactly. what is going on with our generals? is there some kind of culture or subculture that the rest us are not aware of, or is this really something that you think is a true aberration? >> well, i think it is an aberration. i've known general petraeus since he was a cadet at west point, and i was teaching there. i know his wife holly. she's heavily involved in charitable activities. they both are, as a matter of fact, and it does seem like an aberration. it's very difficult to understand how and why all this stuff began and how the investigation got to the point that it was. there were some very interesti questions asked about the fbi's role. the fbi which knew about all of this months ago apparently told nobody about it until everybody else heard about it. i think the congress has plenty of questions to ask the fbi about this, and fewer questions
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about the people like general allen and general petraeus. >> all right. colonel jack jacobs, good to get your perspective. as always, sir, thank you. >> with more here's matt. new york congressman peter king is the chairman of the house commit on homeland security. chairman king, it's good to see you. good morning. >> good morning, matt. >> sounds like a movie, doesn't it? sounds like the script of a movie. i don't know whether it's a comedy or drama. what's your initial reaction to what you're hearing this morning? >> it's really a greek tragedy. general betrarks opetraeus, one most drishd generals and general allen, outstanding job in afghanistan, going to go to nato. you're right. this is tragic, the elements of a hollywood movie or trashy novel. bottom line, you're talking about families and outstanding military leaders and the impact it has on the country and also overall questions about the fbi. >> also what about our credibility, not only here in the united states but abroad? >> obviously it's hurt, and
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that's -- again, bring it back to the fbi. all the more reason why once this investigation last summer, whenever it was, whenever general petraeus' name came up, i believe the fbi had an absolute obligation to tell the white house, specifically the president, what this involved, and even if general petraeus ended up being totally innocent, i have a great regard for general petraeus, wanted him to run for president, but having said that once his name came up as head of the cia and being investigated by the fbi in a potential possible sex scandal, they had the absolute obligation to tell the president because general petraeus was representing the united states in various countries around the world. he was on a number of missions, negotiating very sensitive arrangements. >> take it one step further. can you think of any good reason why the fbi in conducting this investigation for five months would wait until basically last week to tell the president, until the day that general petraeus resigned as director of the cia to inform members of the house and the senate?
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>> no. that is absolutely inexcusable. i'm on the intelligence committee. certainly the chairman of the intelligence community, mike roger and his counterparts as well as the senate intelligence committee, they are always briefed on matters such as this and i discussed this with previous chairmen. they were always briefed. any time something comes close to the investigation of a cia, the committee chairmen and ranking members are supposed to be notified and for good reason. not for ego or turf battles so we'll know what's going on if we're going to effectively monitor the cia. >> you know a lot about the law. does it surprise you that this private citizen, jill kelley, down in florida could spark such an investigation with the fbi? >> no, it really is. i mean, this is not the type of case that usually becomes a federal investigation. cyber harassment between two women or between any two people, certainly involved a love triangle or whatever it was, should not rise to this level, and i understand why someone feels aggrieved but the fact is i'm not aware of cases like this
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going, the fbi conducting a federal investigation. listen, we're in cyber wars with iran and china which is serious enough without putting personnel on something like this, so i am very, very surprised by that and how this thing escalated so far. >> congressman peter king. mr. chairman, thanks so much for your time this morning. >> matt. thank you as always, matt. >> want to turn to get the rest of the morning's top stories. enmorales is over at news desk. natalie, good morning to you. >> good morning, savannah and matt. good morning, everyone. investigators on the scene of an explosion that killed two people in an indianapolis neighborhood. say a faulty furnace may be to blame. the owners at the site of the blast were not there at the time. congress returns to business today after a seven-week hiatus. president obama is starting off the so-called lame duck session with a renewed push to lawmakers and labor officials today to avoid the looming fiscal cliff set to hit at the end of the
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year if bush-era tax cuts expire and automatic spending cuts kick in. anti-virus software developer john mcafee is wanted by police officials for questioning in the murder of his neighbor. american gregory fall was found dead of a gunshot wound on saturday night, just days after he'd filed a formal complaint against mcafee for, quote, roguish behavior. according to the associated press, other neighbors have been questioned, but mcafee has not been available at his home. intelligence rising in the middle east as israel's army claims it has made direct hits on syrian military vehicles. the move comes in retaliation for a syrian mortar shell landing in the israel-controlled golan heights. this as cross-border bombings between turkey and syria threaten to draw the region into the ongoing syrian crisis. meantime this morning, israeli air strikes struck the gaza strip as retaliation for rocket attacks from the hamas-controlled area. police say the deaths of
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five family members in toledo, ohio were the result of a murder-suicide. officials say the apparent intentional carbon monoxide poisoning killed three children, their uncle and their grandmother who were in the midst of a bitter custody dispute. nascar superstar jeff gordon is going to have to pay up for intentionally wrecking rival clint bowyer's car in sunday's race at the phoenix international raceway. gordon was fined $100,000, got docked 25 points and is on probation through the end of this year but avoids a suspension. the scrape-up caused a major fracas between the two drivers' pit crew. an incredible plane crash caught on tape in brazil. take a look at this small plane careened right off the landing strip near the sao paulo airport. the pilot suffered serious injuries.
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now back to matt and savannah. >> now to al who is outside with a one direction crowd. >> normally our stage is down by 49th street. at 48th street this time to give as many people a chance to see one direction. take a look at how far this crowd extends. hey, there. how are you? it is huge. more like a lighting of the rockefeller center christmas tree than a concert. it's happening. all these folks. look at this. i mean, it is wall-to-wall people all the way down to 49th street. buses are slowing down. this is incredible. tommy hogan, why don't you look over there. take a look across to where the christmas tree normally would be, and you can see that it goes all the way back to 51st street. i mean, this is insane.
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we have never ever had a crowd this big. this one breaks all the records. let's check your show you what we have. you can see a lot of umbrellas and raincoats. we have a front moving through. unfortunately, we have heavy rain coming in just about the time one "d" starts the concert. i guarantee nobody will move. look how cold it is from san angelo to atlanta. we have freeze warnings, frost advisories and fog in nashville where it's 28 degrees now. 32 in san angelo. 35 -- i love you, too! man, this is going to be an epic, my people coming up in the next half hour. that's what's going on around the country, here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. good morning, we have had about three quarters to an inch of rain areas west of washington around the metro area. generally a third to half inch. it continues moving southwest to northeast. we'll be here for another couple hours, should be ending by
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mid-morning. maybe sun breaking out later this afternoon. a chilly day, we are low to mid-40s now. we'll stay in the 40s for the rest of the day. cold tomorrow with a morni >> and that's your latest weather. savannah. >> thanks, al. thousands of residents in the northeast still reeling after superstorm sandy, and their patience is wearing very thin. nbc's tom llamas is in staten island. good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning. this neighborhood is called midland beach and residents here, like in other parts of the region, now know surviving sandy means surviving the two weeks after it. make no mistake. help is here and things are getting better, but because of scenes like this some are calling this the new normal and those who are actually living it say it's miserable and there's nothing normal about it.
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>> reporter: a utility crew on long ilong is just getting to the downed tree and the web of wires it took down. residents forced to put up their own sign to warn people of the danger. their patience, like their power, is gone. >> the fact that it's two weeks later, and we still have live wires on our street is completely unacceptable. >> reporter: unacceptable and reaching a breaking point for mothers like barbara trying to get their families back on track. her son jack just celebrated his 6th birthday in a cold, dark house. not even jack's smile could stop mom's tears. >> very hard. >> reporter: part of the frustration is that the vast majority of the 8 million plus who lost power have it back. so far the tens of thousands still in the dark it's a complicated power buzz. just ask ukranian-american grandmother sophia who brighton beach, brooklyn. members of the army corps of engineers could bring her and her wheelchair-bound husband water but not power.
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like some, her building needs an electrician's approval before the lights can come back on, a costly tedious process that utility companies say is needed to ensure safety. and 14 days hasn't been enough time to fix a damaged water treatment plant that is shooting partially treated sewage into a waterway near a popular long island beach. how much? 65 million gallons a day. enough to fill 98 olympic-sized pool. >> we have the dec in there, army corps of engineers, working on setting up temporary cleansing stations. >> reporter: in monmouth county in the jersey shore the red cross is serving up warm meals, comfort for families returning home for the first time in a long time and realize it's more sensible to relocate than rebuild. >> it's katrinaesque. people have packed up and sfleest inleft.
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>> reporter: just this morning new jersey ended its gas rationing for residents and they have asked for aids and they will get it. new york alone wants $30 billion, and it's unclear if there's enough money for everyone. savannah? >> thank you, tom. still to come, one direction live in concert on our plaza. but first this is "today" on nbc.
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good morning. it is a wet and chilly morning. leaves came doub. it's sliply. the rain is advancing to the northeast from the carolinas to
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canada. it's tapered off. blue ridge east is still raining. i's going to be around for a couple hours. sun back this afternoon. remaining in the 40s throughout the day. dry weather into the weekend.
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7:30 now on a tuesday morning. it's the 13th day of november, 2012. we're looking at our largest crowd ever flocking to rockefeller plaza for a concert. one thing and one thing only, one direction, the hit boy band takes to our concert stage just about an hour from right now. much to the delight of those people who have been waiting in some cases for about four days. >> amazing. >> inside studio 1a i'm matt lauer alongside savannah guthrie. >> just behind me i have a sign that says best mom ever. i think so. anyone who would come and brave these crowds to see this band
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and bring their kids in the rain is good stuff. we'll hear from one direction later. showed you the video a few weeks ago, a driver in ohio using the sidewalk to get around a school bus. a lot of you were outraged when you saw that. this morning that woman begins her punishment, and it is humiliating. coming up, we'll hear from the judge who ordered her to wear an idiot sign. >> then the latest on a very serious allegation that has led kevin clash, the man behind elmo, to take a leave of absence from "sesame street." we'll tell you more about that. >> we'll let you know about a very special event happening on rockefeller plaza. this friday for the first time in morning show history 30 individuals will fulfill their dreams of becoming american citizens as we host a u.s. naturalization ceremony live on our plaza. they are looking forward to becoming americans. we are sure happy to be there, so we hope you'll join us friday on "today." >> and they all have wonderful individual stories. we take this for granted being citizens of this great country,
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but for these people it's an amazing event, and we'll get to witness it as it happens. let's begin this half hour with more on the women involved in the scandal that led to the resignation of david petraeus. people who know them best are now speaking out. nbc's kristen welker is in washington with more on this. kristen, good morning. >> reporter: matt, good morning to you. marine general john allen's involvement in this scandal is just coming out, but we know paula broadwell and jill kelley are two moms who live nearly 600 miles apart, but now they are both entangled in this same scandal and under a very unwanted microscope. >> realize that this is something that's going to brand her for life. >> reporter: david kwam is the brother of jill kelley, the woman who ultimately exposed the david petraeus affair and dismissed the notion that gel kelley is anything but a friend. >> she's a mother, extremely dedicated.
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number two, she's a wife and she's extremely been dedicated to her husband and he to her, so for her to have an affair with general petraeus is completely ludicrous. >> mrs. kelley, how are you doing? >> kelley, seen leaving her tampa home monday, described petraeus as a longtime family friend in a joint statement she issued with her husband scott in which they asked for privacy. law enforcement sources say kelley told the fbi in may that someone was sending her anonymous harassing e-mails. fbi later discovered that paula broadwell, petraeus' biographer, was the one sending them and that broadwell and petraeus were having an extramarital affair. frequently fund-raising for the wounded war years program, the kelleys often socialized with petraeus and his wife holly. right now kelley's brother is offering full support. >> the conversations i've had with her is i love you and we're here for you for whatever you need. >> reporter: meanwhile monday night fbi agents removed items from broadwell's home.
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foreign policy expert michael o'hanlon has known petraeus and paula for years. >> paula's a pretty great person, a person with amazing interests in our country's security. >> reporter: broadwell, shown here in afghanistan, embedded on an intelligence mission in 2010, had unprecedented access to petraeus as she researched her book, later calling petraeus her mentor. >> as a sort of academic mentor of mine, if you will. he's proud that i've been able to do this. >> reporter: while some former aides to broadwell describe her as calculating, o'hanlon says her family life in north carolina with her husband scott and two children tell a different story. >> however big a mistake she's made and it's huge, that this is a person who worked hard, worked hard to raise her kids, worked hard to do a good job with the book. >> reporter: there is another woman deeply affected by this scandal and that's holly petraeus, general petraeus' wife of more than 30 years. petraeus' former aides tell me it is an understatement to say
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that she is infuriated right now. we have reached out to the petraeuses, the broadwells and kelleys but have not heard back. matt? >> kristen welker, thanks very much. >> let's head out to al now who is among our crowd who we've assembled here this morning for one direction with a check of the weather. al, good morning to you. >> up on the lift to give you a bird's eye view of this crowd. normally the stage on 49th. that's 48th street, and take a look. it goes all the way past the ice skating rink. normally that's where the christmas tree would be, all the way over to 51st street. this is about the size crowd we might get for the christmas tree lighting, maybe a little bitler, but it's awfully big. let show you what we've got as far as your weather is concerned. we have had some rain. no big problems. the good news is the weather has been fairly mild for all the folks camped temperature, upper 50s, low 60s. back in buffalo, where the cold
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air is 36. 33 in pittsburgh. by tomorrow, that front is through. look at the temperatures tumble about 10 to 15 degrees, 39 in pittsburgh, 45 in new york city. bangor, 43. nashville, where they have freezing fog this morning, temperatures moderate a bit to about 42 degrees. that's what's going on around the country, here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. >> good morning, the rain will slowly end here in a couple hours advancing southwest to northeast from the carolinas to canada. we'll see it ending in the metro area by 9:00, 10:00 this morning and remain longer further east and toward the bay and eastern shore during the early part of the afternoon. sunshine breaking out from west to east as the afternoon progresses. we'll stay in the 40s the >> don't forget, get that weather any time you need. go to the weather channel on cable or online. savannah?
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>> all right, al, thanks. the man behind elmo is taking a leave of absence from "sesame street why the "to deal with very serious allegations. nbc's mara schiavocampo is here with more on this. >> reporter: good morning. this would be no elmo without robert clash but the puppeteer who created elmo is coming forward after a man claimed forward saying he had an intimate relationship with clash while he was still a minor. ♪ >> reporter: though he's best known as the voice of elmo, revered puppeteer kevin clash is now speaking out in his own defense against accusations of sexual misconduct. in a statement monday "sesame street" said they were contacted in june by a then 23-year-old man who alleged he had a relationship beginning when he was 16 years old with kevin clash. in his own statement, 52-year-old clash acknowledged having a relationship with the man but says it was between two consenting adults, and i am deeply saddened that he is
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trying to characterize it as something other than what it was. >> when you look at the stories here, clash and his accuser are not all that far apart. the only question is did the relationship begin at age 16 or age 18 or later? >> reporter: "sesame street" says they found the allegation of underage conduct to be unsubstantiated but also found clash violated company policy regarding internet usage, and he was disciplined. clash created elmo and has been performing as the lovable muppet for almost 30 years, racking up 24 emmy awards along the way. >> elmo wishes he could go, too. >> reporter: puppeteer working on "sesame street" was a lifelong wishful filled, something he talked about in the 2011 documentary "being elmo." >> when i was 9 years old, it was just a dream that i had, wow, i wish that i could work with the muppets. >> reporter: over the years, elmo has made his way from "sesame street" to main street
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as the most popular muppet, often appearing on other tv shows. >> yes, elmo loves to dance. >> reporter: and flying off toy store shelves. >> elmo is the franchise. i've had parents tell me that mommy or daddy was not the first word their child said. elmo was the first word their child said. >> reporter: clash is now on indefinite leave, saying i am taking a break to deal with this false and defamatory allegation, an absence that will be undoubtedly felt on "sesame street." >> there isn't anybody with more sway or more influence in the studio than kevin. he directs. he executive produces. i can't imagine there being a modern day "sesame street" without kevin clash. >> reporter: now, we reached out to the accuser's attorney for comment, but he didn't spont respond. as for elmo, "sesame street" says he's bigger than one person and will remain an integral part of the show. >> mara schiavocampo, thank you. coming up next, the puppy
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we're back now at 7:43 with an update on a touching story we brought you last year about a tsa bomb detection puppy and the 9/11 victim he was named after. the puppy is now all grown up and nbc's tom costello just returned from his graduation ceremony. tomorrow, good morning. >> sweet story. you may remember the puppy's name is dolan. he stole the show here when he was on the "today" show of the family of the captain bob dolan, and now dolan the dog is headed to the front lines with the tsa.
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it was 18 months ago when we first dolan and his playmates at lackland air force base in san antonio, part of the boot camp that traipse these noses to sniff out explosives but something about this puppy made him special. >> this is dolan, number 500. >> reporter: 500th puppy to go through the tsa program and every dog is named after one of the 3,000 people who died on 9/11. >> this is just such an honor. i can't even tell you what an honor this is for me. >> reporter: dolan was named after lisa dolan's husband, navy captain bob dolan who died in the pentagon on 9/11. on the "today" show lisa met dolan for the first time. >> he will o', baby. >> reporter: 18 months later dolan is all grown up. >> good boy. good boy. >> reporter: and with his handler now ready to graduate from the tsa's bomb detection
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academy. >> over here. >> reporter: a big day for which lisa and rebecca have driven all the way to san antonio. >> hello, baby. do you remember me? oh, my gosh. do you remember me? yes, that's rebecca. >> reporter: whether it was the reunion or our microphone that caught his attention, dolan was wound up. so what is it like to see him all grown up? >> it's wonderful. >> yeah. >> it's wonderful. i know now he's going to go out there and going to work, and i also know, i have the -- the knowledge now that he remembers us so that's exciting. >> reporter: at graduation ceremony dolan led the procession. sleigh and rebecca were there and so were 14-year-old aidan and his mom laurie who helped raise dolan while he was a puppy in san antonio, and then had to let him go. >> it was kind of hard, yes, it was. >> reporter: a lot of work? >> yes, for some people it's like another job, honestly.
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>> reporter: sniffing for bombs is a big game for the tsa dogs, but half the puppies in the program wash out. not dolan. >> good boy. good boy. that's a good boy. >> reporter: now dolan is leaving the tsa's training terminal in texas and head for a new assignment in maui, and he's headed there with two of his classmates, right? handler frank d'angelo is going with him. >> they are like a 2-year-old almost, and, you know, some days they are terrible 2s and some days they are excellent, but overall it's all good. >> reporter: for rebecca dolan whose dad was a bomb technician it's all come full circle. >> i ream really proud when i tl them my dad was the bomb guy. >> reporter: with his tail in perpetual motion, dolan is on his way. the real winner is the handler,
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being reassigned from alaska to hawaii and there could be more puppies following up in his paw prints. >> glad we followed up on that. tom costello. a woman ordered to wear an idiot sign for driving on a side walk to get around a school bus. is the punishment too humiliating, and bradley cooper is here to talk about his new movie, but first these messages. make life better. brighten our days. ♪ at jcp, we don't want to be another store. we want to be your favorite store. we're creating a whole new way to shop for the brands you love. at values you can believe in. jcp has a bold new look that will look even better on you. ♪ i am probably going to the gas station
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back now at 1:49 with the unusual punishment for a driver caught on camera using a sidewalk to get around a school bus. nbc's katy tur is in cleveland with this story. good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning, savannah. certainly very unusual. i'm going to step aside to show you when this sign reads. unfortunately, we've got this truck. now you can see sheena harden who has to hold a sign that says only an idiot would drive on a sidewalk to avoid a school bus, and that's essentially what she's being punished for. the judge says she couldn't give her jail time. she thought this would be a more appropriate sentence. the video is so damning it seems for itself. watch as 32-year-old sheena harden doesn't even pause as she veers right and drives up on the sidewalk to bypass a school bus stopped to pick up disabled students. >> she comes through at 7:30 every morning. goes around the school bus every
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morning. >> reporter: harden was caught on tape by the school bus driver. fed up with watching her put herself and his kids in danger. harden's reasoning, she apparently didn't want to wait. >> clearly the handicap boy cannot run across the street. there's a factory across the street. >> reporter: that was harden's mother in september explaining why her daughter's maneuver wasn't all that bad. we spoke with the director of the neighboring day care center soon after the video surfaced. she showed us just how precarious harden's escape route actually could have been. >> if we had to evacuate the building, we would have to come through this door. this door here to come out of building, and if she's coming up on the sidewalk, well, then there's the danger right there. >> reporter: a cleveland municipal court judge agreed sentencing harden to a $250 fine and actual penance, ordering her to stand on the street corner and hold this sign, both today
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and tomorrow. it reads only an idiot would drive on a sidewalk to avoid a school bus. >> chances are, had she shown some remorse, maybe i would not have given her that extra part of the sentence. >> reporter: neither harden or her lawyer would talk to nbc news about the sign, but in court the disgraced driver offered an explanation for her impatien impatience. >> they would just stand there and talk after the children were loaded, again, not justifying. >> reporter: yesterday we spoke about the day care's director about the judge's orderer to make harden wear an idiot sign. you don't think it's too embarrassing to stand there with a sign saying only idiots drive on a sidewalk? >> idiot is a strong word but you have to have been an idiot to drive on the sidewalk in the first place. >> reporter: now, she has to stand here from 7:45 to 8:45, both today and tomorrow. also has a fine.
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other than that though, she will lose her license for 30 days. savannah? >> katy tur in cleveland this morning, thank you. take a look outside. look what we've got out there. a huge crowd gathered for bradley cooper. no, actually for one direction and bradley cooper both in the next hour. luckily, walgreens is here to help, with our new happy and healthy magazine, full of great new items for a boost of happiness, tips for staying healthy and sweet holiday deals to stay one step ahead. or at least try to. pick up your free copy and get 3,000 points right now when you buy $20 of select walgreens store brand products. at the corner of happy and healthy.
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7:56 is your time now on this tuesday, november 13th, 2012. good morning to you. i'm eun yang. a chilly rain this morning. tom kierein is here with the forecast. good morning. >> good morning. we have had a half inch around the area. higher north and west. up to an inch there in the shenandoah valley where it's ended in blue ridge east. getting the rain southwest to northeast. it will be with us for another couple hours. then we have a lot of cloudiness into the afternoon. breaks in the clouds by late afternoon. remaining chilly in the 40s with a blustery day. >> thank you. chilly rain means slick roads. we'll check the traffic when we come back. stay with us
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good morning. in virginia, along i-95, sluggish to the beltway. the average speed is 19 miles per hour. 395 to the 14th street, slower at 9 miles per hour. over an hour to get to 14th street bridge. >> danella, thank you. another
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8:00 now on this tuesday morning. it's the 13th of november, 2012. henceforth known as one direction day here on our plaza, and as you can see the crowd extends well beyond rockefeller plaza for blocks and blocks. thousands of people here to see one direction, and we say good morning to them and good morning to you. i'm savannah guthrie alongside matt lauer and al roker. when you think about it, it's remarkable what one d as they are known have accomplished in such a short time. first record out last march and already their second record. >> we should tell these people
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it has started to rain so you want to go home? i had a feeling that was the case. anyway, another guy with a huge following is in our studio right now. he's bradley cooper. he's got a brand new movie out that is really good. i saw it just a short time ago. you actually saw it as well. he's going to talk about that, and also this is a sad day for women all around the planet because it is his last official day as the sexiest man on earth. we'll talk to him about that. >> and we congratulate him on his benevolent reign as sexiest man alive. erica in our control room, a married mother, has been snapping photos of the monitors just to get a shot of bradley cooper, so just want you to know the lady hysteria is in full form. >> go to twitter #getalifeerica and capturing camelot, some of the most iconic photos from the
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kennedy era. we'll be bringing those two, bringing those stories about those photos. first we want to go inside. natalie morales is over at the news desk. good morning to you. >> good morning, everyone. the top commander in afghanistan is now caught up in the scandal that led to the sudden resignation last week of cia director david petraeus. the pentagon announced overnight that marine general john allen is under investigation because of 20,000 to 30,000 pages of potentially inappropriate e-mails that connect him to jill kelly. kelly is the florida woman whose complaints to the fbi about had a rationing e-mails led to the discovery of an extramarital affair between cia director david petraeus and biographer paula broadwell. agents investigating broadwell removed boxes of materials from her north carolina home last night. investigators are zeroing in on the cause of a deadly house explosion that devastated an indianapolis neighborhood over the weekend. nbc's ron allen is there with the latest.
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good morning to you, ron. >> reporter: good morning, natalie. we're getting a much closer look at the incredible damage here now. investigators say the evidence still points to some kind of a gas explosion. the owner of the home where the blast occurred has told authorities he thinks a faulty gas furnace might be to explain. no one was home at the time. meanwhile, the investigation continues, and some residents have been allowed home briefly to pick up the pieces of whatever they can salvage. like most residents who live close to the blast site nick was given an hour with an escort to look at what's left of his home, living room walls cracked and windows and doors blown out. he lives 30 yards from where investigators say something exploded. the fire lit up the saturday night sky. the force of the blast so powerful it was heard miles away, and damaged as many as 80 homes. this is what the community looked like before and after the explosion and fire.
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public safety director troy riggs gave up a close-up look at the damage, a sea of scorched and better home. debris and shattered glass in every direction. >> you can see the homes here. you'll see the roofs that are buckled, windows northbound out and garage doors that are blasted in. i mean, it's a -- it's hard to explain unless you've been here. >> reporter: at the epicenter of the blast, a black hole where two homes were obliterated. next door is where relatives say dion longworth and his wife jennifer died, a beloved second grade teacher. >> she was never like yelling at anybody. she would always be nice and encouraging. >> reporter: investigators say dozens of homes may be uninhabitable, and fire or six beyond repair, headed for demolition. authorities are working to make the neighborhood safe, and while they think this explosion may have been caused by a gas leak, they are still trying to figure out what would ignite such a powerful blast. natalie? >> ron allen in indianapolis. thanks so much, ron.
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now for a look at what's trending today, our quick roundup of what has you talking online and the word of the gear is at this, an honor bestowed by the oxford dictionary. the word comes from the acronym for a compressed file format that is used to create the simple animations, including psy. these photos from last night's world premiere of the "twilight" saga "breaking down two" are heating up the web. kristen stewart wore a daring sheer gown on the red carpet and did show up on the arm of her perhaps on again co-star and boyfriend robert pattinson, and the pandemonium outside our studio is burning up online. our largest concert crowd ever has gathered for the chance to sing along with british boy band one direction and their fans and parents have been camped out for doors and even endured a soaking cold rain overnight but it's
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almost coming up soon. let's go back outside to savannah. >> so many screaming gals out here. >> a lot of screaming kids and parents. one direction is doing three songs today. >> that's right. >> and they are going to tape three more songs and we'll play them back tomorrow. don't come down here tomorrow expecting to see one direction. they will not be here. we will play their songs, but stay in the comfort of your home and watch today. >> exactly. >> there you go. let's check your weather. see what we've got for you. starting our pick city today. oma omaha, nebraska, nbc 6. sunny, degrees. here is the front pushing through that's bringing rain in the northeast. we have a few showers making way into seattle. a system there is going to cause problems early next week along the east coast. today, rain from bangor, maine to the carolinas. sunshine in between.
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snow showers around the central great lakes. that's what's going on around the country, here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. >> good morning. the rain has been with us since last evening. strong, gusty winds knocking the leaves down. watch out for slippery leaves around the region. the rain from the southwest to the northeast should be out of the metro area over the next couple hours. then we'll have a mostly cloudy afternoon. a few breaks in the clouds later this afternoon. we stay in the 40s for the rest of the day. a cold start tomorrow morning. we'll have cold mornings and chilly afternoons into the weekend. >> and that's your latest weather. >> all right. al, we're having a situation down in the control room. bradley cooper is there. >> erica levin. erica, can you even -- >> what's working right now? >> and erica's husband, an audio expert is in the booth and just shaking his head.
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we're back now at 8:11 with bradley cooper, star of the new movie "silver linings playbook." he plays pat solitano, a guy who moves back home after leaving a mental institution, an adjustment for everyone especially when pat wakes up his parents in the middle of the night to discuss things like ernest hemingway. take a look. >> the whole time you're rooting for this hemingway guy to survive the war and be with the woman he loves, katherine barkley. >> it's 4:00 in the morning, pat. >> and he does. he survives the war, after getting blown up. he survives it and escapes to switzerland with katherine. you think he ends it there? no. she dies, dad! i mean, the world's hard enough as it is, guys. can't someone say let's be positive? let's have a good ending to the story. >> bradley cooper, welcome back. >> thanks for having me. >> i'm going to start with the question but you know the questions already. what happened for folks at home i left my copy of bradley's interview questions for bradley on the table. >> i did, had to take a gander.
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didn't know what it was and then i saw what was circled. >> you cheated, read the whole interview, looked right down to the bottom which i said oh, no. >> now i know which ones you don't want to get to. talk to me about the character. i saw this last week and first of all explain why he was in the mental institution in the first place. >> he actually was a plea bargain that he made with the courts because he was arrested for beating -- almost beating this guy to death who he caught cheating on him with his wife in the shower, and then when he made the plea bargain he said i'll just go into a mental institution and plead insanity and while there he gets diagnosed as being bipolar. >> which is a pretty good diagnosis for this guy. he walks a very fine line throughout this entire movie between being a guy who is adjusted or somewhat well adjusted and a guy that's completely out of control. >> very keen on making authentic and bipolarity, like snow flakes, no two are the same. and we had to be specific. this guy has anger management issues based on tryingers that
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occur and one trigger is a song. >> robert de niro plays your farther, and at first we look and say, okay, this is a great casting of a guy to play a father. as we get to know his character more we understand more about where the insanity in your character comes from. >> it's true. everybody is served a little bit on the fringe in this movie. robert de niro plays a character who has major obsessive compulsive disorder >> you didn't want to do this, or you weren't sure you wanted to do this part when you first read the script, and i understand that he was one of the people who had confidence and said, no, you absolutely should do it. >> no, it's true, and he also kind of championed me to get the role, and i read initially. i'm from philly, an italian-american, love the eaglesing everything i didn't have to work on, and i thought this role isn't really right for me but because it's because i'm scared because david shoots movies where you have to really do it, and it was demanding. bob said don't worry about it. >> you mentioned loving for the eagles, for those watching why is that so important in the
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eagles play an important part in that movie, love for the football team and on a side note you have emotional memories of the eagles as well. your dad passed away in 2011 and one of the things you got to do with him. >> took him to the playoff game the sunday before he died. yeah. got to go on the field. it was pretty amazing, yeah. >> mentioned robert de niro was here yesterday, and one of the things he talked about was that he likes to give advice to younger actors, and i asked him, first of all, he said you and he had become friends. >> that's nice. >> does that ever sound surreal as an actor? >> i tell everybody we're friends so it's nice that he says it once in a while so i don't seem like some psychotic fan. >> he said you're a bit of a stalker, but you have also become friends. but he did say he's offered you advice or talked to you about the business. what do you take away from his experience? >> oh, man, and i do seek his advice a lot. he's not lying about that. more as an example. the guy has been in the business for over 40 years and attacks
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itted with the same veracity and enjoyment i still do, and besides that he's a great human being. he's a family man, love his more or less and the way he walks through life. >> and makes incredible choices. >> he's a superior human being. >> this is a very important day in your life for another reason, and you saw that because you actually penned it out here at the bottom. >> thought i got rid of the page. >> this is the last official day. >> i know. >> your reign, unless you somehow pull the repeat here. >> well, you know, i was backing to bloomberg last night and said how can we pull this off? >> hoe can we do this? >> take term limits out. >> teach me, show me the way, wise one. >> unless anything happens you'll no longer tomorrow when "people" magazine names its new sexiest man in the universe you'll no longer hold that title. traditionally how does the sexiest man on the planet spend
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the last night of his reign. >> instituted with clooney but a whole decompression. after this i get whisked away to somewhere in wisconsin and they talk me down for about a week. >> somehow i don't think there's you alone in the room. others involved in this decompression? >> i think matt damon runs it now. >> in the middle of shooting "hangover 3." >> five? >> somehow that going? >> it's amazing, you know. that was like once in a lifetime or three times in a lifetime. >> fan of the first two. i know i'll be a fan of the third one. nice to have you here. changed the dynamic and erica downstairs will never be the same. "silver linings playbook" opens in select theaters on friday and nationwide on november 21st, check it out. >> up next, rare and intimate photo of president john f. kennedy and his family, and then a live concert from one direction out on the plaza, but first these messages. [ female announcer ] it's deliciously dark just before dawn.
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been seen before in in way. how did you get your hands on this photo? >> stanley was a wonderful friend, and he left them to me when he died. he also left me this marine corps locker of his which was filled with kennedy letters and diary extracts and memos and presents that he had received from the president. it was a very sentimental cache of things, and because this was the 50th anniversary of the kennedy administration i thought i'd put together a book. >> it's a real treasure chest and we see some of the spirit of this in the book. let's talk about some of the photos. each tells a story. the first one we want to show is jfk and jack kennedy in a convertible. it's rare because we didn't get to see that many moments of affection between them. >> that's absolutely right. this is coming back from the blair house to the white house, and jacqueline kennedy told stanley that this was her favorite picture with the president because she felt that it showed such affection and such intimacy. you know, jfk was -- he was not
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publicly demonstrative at all and didn't like to be photographed that way. didn't even kiss his wife after the speech. >> and we know the kennedy children were such an object of affection and interest, but jfk didn't necessarily want the kids to be photographed. jackie didn't, and we have this photo that's taken in hyannis. it's a famous one of jfk on a golf cart surrounded which children but not the kennedy children. >> no. jackie wouldn't led caroline or john-john be in this photograph, and these are all kennedy kids and cousins, and in this particular photograph they are saying uncle jack, run over the photographer. kill the photographer, uncle jack. >> a picture of caroline holding her dad's photo. a good story behind that. >> jackie was very, very upset about this. stanley took this picture, and she's standing next to maria shriver, and maria shriver said that's the president of the united states and carline said, no, it's not. it's my daddy. it's my daddy, and jackie would not let this be published
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because she said she felt that caroline looked bratty. >> one of the most interesting stories in the book has to do with stanley's efforts to photograph the children, which jackie apparently did not want, but finally you write that stanley got his opportunity, and he says when the president saw me, he said now you know we better get this out of the way pretty quick. things get kind of sticky when jackie is around and the results were pictures of the kids in and around the oval office. >> a four-day exclusive shoot and the president brought stanley into the white house, into the family quarters, took him to camp david on the helicopter. they got an amazing series of photographs, and kennedy loved them. he loved them. he just thought they were fabulous, except for one. he did not want the picture -- now that's -- that's the famous one. stanley said when he shoved off this would be the shot he'd be remembered for. >> this is the one that's never been seen before. >> no. president kennedy said no because john-john was playing at his desk, and he felt -- the
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president felt that he wasn't taking the office seriously enough. >> i know that after his death jacqueline kennedy reached out to stanley and had him shoot some photographs for a memorial issue for "look" magazine. tell us about that. >> that's right. you know something. she said to stanley, she was so glad that he and the president had conspired against her because she wouldn't have had all the photographs that he took during those four days. she was so grateful, and stanley gave her all the photographs in an album, and then they went to london together, and there's a very funny diary extract. stanley titled it my 14 days of agony with jacqueline kennedy in which he had to trail her all over london and take pictures. >> kitty kelly, you capture these moments so call. the book is called "capturing camelot." thanks for sharing some of it with us this morning. appreciate it. >> now let's head outside to matt and al and our huge concert
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segment. >> being besieged by teenagers to take things up to the stage. >> when you hear that they are on again tomorrow, don't line up. we're going to play some recorded bonus tracks tomorrow . we are back after your local news and weather. good morning. it's 8:26 on this tuesday, november 13th. i'm aaron gilchrist. the wet weather causing big problems on the road. let's check in with danella sealock. >> lots of fender benders. some are clearing quicker than others. another accident at georgia avenue. delays start in prince george's county. heavy on the breaks as you loop around to landover road. a parking lot on the outer loop. over to you, aaron. >> thank you. we'll check the forecast after this.
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rain from the carolinas to canada is sweeping through the region. the high that swept through and brought in chillier weather. still getting light to moderate rain. it's moving to the northeast and
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drying from west to east. cloudy, a few breaks in the clouds with sunshine breaking out. we'll have temperatures holding steady in the 40s for the rest of the day. chilly into the weekend. back to you. >> tune into news 4 today tomorrow.
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♪ it's 8:30 now on a tuesday morning it's the 13th day of november, 2012. we have fans of one direction in every direction for just about as far as the eye can see, and they only have to wait a few more minutes to hear from their
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idols live on our concert stage. >> you guys are 18 month and 20 years old, already making history. their first album topped the chart. their new single debuted at number one. more than 8 million hits online in 24 hours. >> we are going to talk to one d about their success and everything that's gone along with it, and they have a big announcement they will be making, and they are going to pick the lucky fans, three lucky fans, to compete in a trivia contest for tickets for their contest. >> let's see how much they really know and love one d, and if that weren't enough, also one direction is going to be playing a couple extra songs here today that we're recording, and we'll play back tomorrow on our show as well. again, they are not going to be here tomorrow. >> not here tomorrow. >> so stay home and watch them. >> meanwhile, i've got a 13-year-old staring daggers are you going to get to the weather so w quick about it.
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for today, rain. showers in the pacific northwest. snow showers in the northwest. thunderstorm or two tomorrow. sunny cold along the eastern sea board. rain and snow showers in the pacific northwest. that's what's going on around the country, here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. >> good morning. about .4 inch has fallen at reagan national. up to an inch or more in other locations. the rain ended there for the most part. still raining across the rest of virginia. the district and maryland moving southwest to northeast. it ends in the metro area in the next hour or two. in the afternoon, cloudy, sunshine breaking out. staying in the 40s for the rest of the day. chilly into the weekend. >> and that's your latest weather.
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>> at the risk of sounding like richard dawson, let's put 15 seconds up on the clock. that one says zero. here we go. let's start the countdown to one of the biggest concert events. let's just say the biggest concert event that we have ever had on the "today" show. >> can you guys help us count down. 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1. one direction. [ cheers and applause ] ♪ >> "today" show, make some noise. ♪ you're insecure, don't know what for ♪ ♪ you're turning heads when you walk through the door ♪
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♪ no need to cover up being the way that you are is enough ♪ ♪ everyone else in the room can see you ♪ ♪ everyone else you light up my world like nobody else ♪ ♪ the way that you flip your hair gets me overwhelmed ♪ ♪ you don't know you're beautiful ♪ ♪ if only you saw what i could see ♪ ♪ you'll understand why i want you so desperately ♪ ♪ right now i'm look willing at you and i can't believe ♪ ♪ you don't know, you don't know you're beautiful ♪ ♪ that's what makes you beautiful ♪ >> scream. ♪ so come on, you've got it wrong ♪ ♪ to i'm right, i put it in a song ♪ ♪ i don't know why you're being
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shy ♪ ♪ and turn away when i look into your eyes ♪ ♪ everyone else in the room can see it ♪ ♪ everyone else but you ♪ baby you light up my world like nobody else ♪ ♪ the way that you flip your hair get me overwhelmed ♪ ♪ but when you smile at the ground it ain't hard to tell ♪ ♪ you don't know, oh, owe ♪ you don't know you're beautiful ♪ ♪ if only you saw what i can see ♪ ♪ you'll understand why i want you so desperately ♪ ♪ right now i'm looking at you and i can't believe ♪ ♪ you don't know, oh, oh ♪ you don't know you're beautiful ♪ ♪ that's what makes you beautiful ♪ >> let me see those hands. ♪ na, na, na, na, na, na, na, na, na, na ♪
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♪ na, na, na, na, na, na ♪ babe you light up my world like nobody else ♪ ♪ the way that you flip your hair gets me overwhoemd ♪ but when you smile at the ground it ain't hard to tell ♪ ♪ you don't know, oh, oh ♪ you don't know that you're beautiful ♪ ♪ you light up my world like nobody else ♪ ♪ the way way that you flip your hair gets me overwhelmed ♪ ♪ the way that you smile at the ground it ain't hard to tell tell ♪ ♪ you don't know, oh, oh ♪ you don't know you're beautiful ♪ ♪ if only you saw what i can see ♪ ♪ you'd understand why i watney so desperately ♪ ♪ right now i'm looking at you and i can't believe ♪ ♪ you don't know, oh, oh ♪ you don't know that's what you're beautiful ♪ ♪ you don't know that you're beautiful ♪ ♪ that's what makes you
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beautiful ♪ >> thank you. >> one direction, thank you. >> new york city, make some noise! >> and there's more music where that came from, and we'll be back with the band, but first this is "today" on nbc. ♪ you don't know
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♪ i want you to rock me, rock me ♪ >> one direction made history with their debut album becoming the first ever british band to debut at the top of the u.s. charts. well, now they are set to break even more records with their sophomore effort. it's called take me home. >> the people here in the plaza don't need me to introduce them, for you folks at home, niall horan, zayn malik, liam payne and louis tomlinson.
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great to have you back here. people started lining up-for-or five days ago, stayed over the weekend t.rained here in new york throughout the morning hours and nobody has gone home. do you ever get used to this? >> i think it's unbelievable to see this kind of support. i think in spite of everything that happened, our thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected with hurricane sandy and to see everyone come out is absolutely amazing. means so much to us so thank you. >> is it exciteing? is it overwhelming, all of the above? >> incredible. absolutely amazing to have people camping out for us and you guys are always amazing. thanks so much for taking the time when it's cold and raining. >> what happened to you after the release of your first album is now legendary, and now today comes the sophomore album as they like to say? any jitters or doubts about that? this would seem to put those to
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rest. do you worry about it? >> we're really excited about it. the fans deserve it. they have worked so hard for us over the past year and a half. thank you so much, everybody. >> i saw the hands shaking. >> we were a little nervous, and obviously when we first put the album out there. but we've been waiting so long, assalyi liam said. it's just amazing. >> you did more with the album, did some of the writing of the songs, too. that's very exciteing? >> we wrote about five songs on the album, so we got involved in that. definitely helped the fans. >> so the good news is you spent the last year or so traveling all around the world spending enormous amounts of time together. the bad news is for a lot of groups you're spending an enormous amount of time together. are there any growing pains with this relationship? >> no. we can't actually remember the last time we had an argument. we're a band of brothers. how dairy?
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you know, it's great to be together on the road. we have so much fun on the road and there's a lot of long journeys and stuff involved and we have a great time and that's what matters. >> i hear you have a big announcement for us this morning about your movie future. who wants to give us the good news. >> so, we are going to do our first ever movie. and it's going to be in 3-d, and it's coming to theaters near you on the 30th of august, 2013. >> congratulations. we just got word in our ear that tickets have just sold out. what are you going to play for us next? >> doing a song called "live for you." >> ladies and gentlemen, one direction. ♪ hey, girl, i'm waiting on
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you ♪ ♪ i'm waiting on you ♪ come on and let me seek you out ♪ ♪ let's have a celebration and keep the windows down ♪ ♪ yeah, we'll be doing what we do, just pretending that we're cool and we know it, too ♪ ♪ yeah, we'll keep doing what we do, just pretending that we're cool ♪ ♪ let's go crazy, crazy, crazy till we see the sun ♪ ♪ i know we only met them, let's pretend it's love ♪ ♪ and i never, never, never stop for anyone ♪ ♪ tonight let's get some and live while we're young ♪ ♪ tonight let's get some and live while we're young ♪
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♪ hey girl it's now or never, it's now or never ♪ ♪ don't overthinking just let it go ♪ ♪ and if we get, yeah, get together ♪ ♪ don't let the pictures leave your phone ♪ ♪ yeah, we'll be doing what we do ♪ ♪ just pretending that we're cool ♪ >> sing it. ♪ let's go crazy, crazy crazy till we see the sun ♪ ♪ i know we only met but let's pretend it's love ♪ ♪ and never, never, never stop for anyone ♪ ♪ tonight let's get some and live while we're young ♪ ♪ who, oh, oh, oh, oh, oh, oh, oh ♪ ♪ and live while we're young ♪ tonight let's get some and live while we're young ♪
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♪ and girl, you and i ♪ we're about to make some memories tonight ♪ ♪ i wanna live while we're young ♪ ♪ we wanna live while we're young ♪ ♪ let's go crazy, crazy, crazy till we see the sun ♪ ♪ i we only met but let's pretend it's love ♪ ♪ and never, never, never stop for anyone ♪ ♪ tonight let's get some and live while we're young ♪ ♪ crazy, crazy, crazy till we see the sun ♪ ♪ i know we only met but let's pretend it's love ♪ ♪ and never, never, never stop for anyone ♪ ♪ tonight let's get some and live while we're young ♪ ♪ wanna live, wanna live, wanna live while we're young ♪ ♪ wanna live, wanna live, wanna
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live while we're young ♪ ♪ wanna live, wanna live, wanna live while we're young ♪ ♪ tonight let's get some and live while we're young ♪ >> thank you. new york city! >> we'll have more music ahead from one direction, but first this is "today" on nbc. ♪ and never, never, never stop ♪ and never, never, never stop for anyone ♪ it's my coffee when i want it. you press a button, you have great dunkin' coffee. i got my coffee for the morning, i got my dunkin' k-cup packs for the rest of the day. only available at dunkin' donuts restaurants. america runs on dunkin' coffee. [ male announcer ] from our nation's networks... ♪ our city streets... ♪ skies around the world...
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♪ your hand fits in mine like it's made just for me ♪ ♪ but bear this in mind it was meant to be ♪ ♪ and i'm joining up the dark with the freckles on your cheek ♪ ♪ and it all makes sense to me ♪ i know you've never loved the crinkles by your eyes ♪ ♪ when you smile you never loved sthet ♪ the dimples in your back at the bottom of your spine ♪ ♪ but i've loved them endlessly ♪ ♪ i won't let these little things slip out of our mouth ♪ ♪ but if i do, it's you or it's you and they add up to ♪ ♪ i'm in love with you and all
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these little things ♪ ♪ you can't go to bed without a cup of tea ♪ ♪ maybe that's the reason that you talk in your sleep ♪ ♪ all those conversations are the secrets that i keep ♪ ♪ though it makes no sense to me ♪ ♪ i know you've never loved the sound of your voice ♪ ♪ so i'm taking everyone to know how much you weigh ♪ you still have to squeeze into your jeans but you're perfect to me ♪ ♪ i won't let these little things slip out of my mouth ♪ ♪ but if it's true, it's you, it's you they add up to ♪ ♪ i'm in love with you, and all
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these little things you never love yourself as much as i love you ♪ ♪ you never treat yourself right but i don't want you to ♪ ♪ if i let you know i'm here for you ♪ ♪ and maybe you love yourself like i love you ♪ ♪ because i've just let these little things slip out of my mouth ♪ ♪ because it's you, oh, it's you, it's you they add up to ♪ ♪ and i'm love with you
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♪ it's all these little things i won't let these little things slip out of my mouth ♪ ♪ but if it's true, it's you, it's you they add up to ♪ ♪ i'm in love with you and all your little things ♪ >> thank you. >> thank you. >> one direction. thank you. we're back with more music in a moment, but first this is "today" on nbc.
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>> can we just reiterate one thing. so important for crowd control. more music from you people tomorrow morning. kind enough to record some songs in front of this audience today so when you hear there's more tomorrow do not show up tomorrow, okay? that's all on tape. they will be gone. >> unless you want to come back tomorrow. we'll have you again. >> what's it like performing in this kind of weather? kind of like being back home, isn't it? >> yeah, a bit. >> so you guys having any fun at
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all? doing a lot of work. two albums in one year. what do you do with your off time? >> we went paintballing yesterday, absolutely amazing, real really, really good. >> you competitive? >> we are competitive. got shot lots of times. >> i'm going to ask a question which the girls want to know. how many of you have girlfriends? >> two out of three. >> some availability there. >> we'll have much more ahead on a tuesday morning, but first these messages.
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good morning. it's 8:56. a wet, cool start to the day. let's check in with storm team 4 meteorologist, tom kierein. >> the rain is ending west to east. it may contain some sleet. cold air continues to move in.
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right now, still chilly and wet around washington, much of northern virginia. most of the rain ended in loudoun county and northern montgomery. the drying air trying to advance over the next hour. sun breaking out. we stay in the 40s the rest of the day. the chill remains for the rest of the weekend. angie? >> thanks. >> a
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good morning. still seeing quite a few accidents in the area followed by delays. a crash blocks the left lane. along 270, a slow trip. solid delays as you make your way from father hurley boulevard. this is a live look at montrose connecting to the beltway. angie? >> thanks.
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we're back now with more of "today" on a tuesday morning. on the 13th day of november, 2012. we've just been treated to an amazing concert from the guys of one direction here on the plaza. the largest crowd that we have ever had a h for a concert event here on the "today" show, and we're not done. first of all, out on the plaza. al roker, savannah guthrie and
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mr. willie geist. some business to take care of. we're going to make the day of some lucky one direction fans. >> yes. in this huge crowd we've got a lot of signs, and we gave these five young men kind enough to be signing autographs this morning. gave them a job. we said find the three signs that you like best, and whoever gets -- wins, whoever wins, will get invited to our studio for a trivia contest. >> right. exactly. the guys on the band chose the signs themselves. >> yes. >> so we can kind of describe. >> let me get harry over here one second. here they come. so guys, just talking about the fact that we had people bring signs and you guys actually chose some of the signs yeah, the winners and they will actually compete for tickets. can you tell me what the signs look like so that we can identify them. >> that's right. >> my favorite sign. there's a girl over here with a phone box.
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>> oh, the phone booth. that's good. that was good. >> that's one. >> okay. >> which one. >> spin the harry. >> spin the harry. >> spin the harry. >> okay. >> and you got one more. >> what's the third sign? >> good lights, where is it going? light up my world. >> where is it? that's it. that one's cool with the lights flashing. >> those three signs and the people who created them into our studio. >> we'll have a trivia contest for them, and if they win the trivia contest, then they get a ticket to the one direction concert. >> they haven't fainted yet, they are going to come inside and join us and go to madison square garden and get a shot at that if they win the trivia inside. >> think we saw a couple of little girls. >> long sold out. >> lots to get to. guys, you'll go inside and do a little trivia game in a second, but first let's go inside.
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natalie morales is in there with a check all the head lines. natalie? >> good morning to you, matt. good morning, everyone. another high-ranking u.s. general is coming under investigation this morning amid the widening fallout from former cia director general david petraeus' resignation. the top u.s. commander in afghanistan general john allen is being investigated for some 20,000 to 30,000 pages of potentially inappropriate e-mails with jill kelly. kelley's initial complaint that she had received harassing e-mails from petraeus' alleged lover paula broadwell set off the initial fbi investigate into the petraeus affair. allen was set to be the next nato commander for europe, a nomination now on hold. meantime, monday night the fbi searched paula broadwell's home in north carolina but did not say what items it removed in its search. investigators on the scene of an explosion that killed two people in an indianapolis neighborhood say a faulty furnace may be to blame. the owners of the home at the suspected epicenter of the blast
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weren't there at the time. this as dozens of displaced residents are briefly escorted to their properties to gather what they can from the wreckage. gasoline rationing imposed in new jersey after hurricane sandy ends this morning. governor chris christie says the state's recovery period is over and the rebuilding has begun. however, gas rationing continues in new york city and on long island and tens of thousands of utility customers are still without power there. new york's governor cuomo is seeking $30 billion in federal disaster aid. the voice actor behind beloved "sesame street" elmo is taking a leave of absence from the show. 52-year-old kevin clash is denying that he engaged in a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old boy several years ago. clash acknowledged a relationship with the accuser but said that they were both consenting adults when it happened. shipping giant ups says its charitable arm will no longer donate money to the boy scouts of america because the group discriminates against gays. last year the ups foundation
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gave more than $85,000 to the boy scouts, according to its federal tax return. the boy scouts said this summer that the organization was sticking with its policy of excluding openly gay youngsters and adults as members and leaders. families and other groups traveling by air for the holidays may find it harder to sit together. more people will be flying this year, and since last thanksgiving several major airlines have increased the number of coach seats that require an extra fee. all that could mean fewer adjacent seats available when you board. well, if diet soda isn't enough, what about soda that actually claims to reduce fat levels in your body? sound too good to be true? maybe, but pepsi-cola is releasing a fiber-infused drink called pepsi special in japan today containing dextrin, and they claim it can actually fight obesity. in case you're wondering, not pepsi's first unusual beverage to hit the japanese market, they have released yogurt and
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strawberry and milk-flavored drinks there before. it's 9:05 right now. back over to al with a check of your weather. s salty watermelon, god to be today. we have a front pushing through. wind to the northeast. cooler conditions behind it. look for precipitation making its way into the pacific northwest. lots of sunshine through the gulf coast where it's going to be cooler than usual. we have chilly conditions through the upper great lakes with snow showers there. highs of 79 degrees in angeles. that's what's going on around the country, here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. >> rain now ending in the western and northern suburbs. the very end of it may be a brief period of sleet. we have the rain still falling around the immediate metro area. it's going to track and move to the northeast. we dry out gradually as the morning progresses. sunshine breaking up later in
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the afternoon. 40s for the rest of the day. a blustery wind and a chill remains into the weekend. >> all right, al. thanks. time now for today's "take 3" where we give our take on stories that have caught your attention. joining us is jason kennedy. >> hello. >> nice to see you back with us. >> thank you. >> you really came for one direction, didn't. >> you let's be honest. >> this was credible. i saw something. women were hyperventilating, grown women, little girls and a security guy. >> and then willie. >> i saw a security guard kind of crying a little bit, not even doing his job this. girl is passed out, sir, need to pay attention. oh, sorry. >> it was the ballad. >> swooning. >> got him. >> good opportunity for a lot of us to use our children. oh, my kids wanted to see one direction. >> i used donny's children instead, donny deutsch. >> only the one enough here to remember the beatle mania. >> i think they have got it. >> very much the same thing,
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really is. screaming girls. >> oh, yeah. >> crowds wherever they go. just mania. >> and they are talented. >> they are. >> they put on a great show. all of them have beautiful voices. i just keep thinking simon cowell has to be going ka-ching. >> all simon's fault. parents don't need to worry about this. came in third place on the british "x-factor" version. good guys no, controversy surrounding them. >> you watch them, and it seems like they are having a good time. >> think of all the kids though who skipped school i guess for four days or two days. >> some kids didn't have school on monday. >> okay. >> because of parent conferences. >> veterans day. >> i have to tell you my 3-year-old son came in at 5:00 this morning carrying his little mini tuxedo in his hand. >> saw him. >> he said i want to wear the tuxedo. >> said it like that. >> that's how he talks. he is's a little mobster. >> hey, dad. come on. >> who is he trying to impress? >> hey, you know. >> tuxedo, leave the cannoli. >> had the tuxedo on out of
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respect for one direction. >> how old is your daughter lucy? >> 5. >> she sounds just like snooki. >> thank you. that's high praise. >> there was a college student out there. she skipped school and work all week. she's missing tests. >> wow. >> and she's like 20 years sgloeld whold. >> what would you guys do, have you ever waited on line, done something like this? >> i begged my mother to take me to see soupy sales. >> and? >> so took me. >> and you met soupy. >> hey, do the mouse, yeah. >> and i begged to go to the joshua tree u2 concert in spain and i did, and i probably would sleep out for four days. no, i wouldn't, but i love -- i love u2. >> natalie did lean over to me during the concert and said which one do you think is the cutest? >> to which you said? >> i was like the one with the vest. had a little moment. >> the guy with the vest. >> harry styles. >> liam.
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>> we're in the liam camp. >> liam has the matt lauer haircut working, the buzz. >> we're a zayn household so we've got them all covered. >> the gif that keeps on coming, oxford university press has announced that gif is the 2012 word of the year. now, it may confuse some of you because this has existed since the '80s. >> a computer term. >> a graphic file. >> interchange format, and some people have had fun with the gif files when it comes to matt and al, of course. >> there it is. >> ryan gosling moment. >> that never gets old. >> and there's psy. >> yeah, gif is basically sort of a looping animation, and now it's part of our lexicon. other words, by the way, that also made it, yolo, you only love once. >> how about nomophobia. >> fear of living without your cell phones.
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>> i may have that. >> we all have a little nomophone why. >> don't you feel that the gif is a symptom of our time, people have moments to create animation, it's a thing in the dictionary. >> like a mem sgle the same society that created the barack obama song where you took all these words. >> right. >> with eve got too much time on the hand. >> word of the year for you guys, anybody? >> lol. >> lol. >> yeah. >> they force amaze balls on me. put it in the script. i go in there and remove it quickly. >> put it in a script. >> i'm not like reading amaze balls today, take that thing out. >> but yet you're bringing it up. >> you brought it here. now we have it. >> take three. movember mustache madness. november is global men's health charity engaging men to grow and women to support the mustache for 30 days in november, and we've brought. >> to support men's charities for health. >> fun for men's health, prostate, testicular and
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prostate cans everyone initiatives. we've got some of our guys. >> look at this. >> are those real mustaches. >> some of you look like you have been eating manchovies. >> ryan, getting the caterpillar going pretty soon. >> tell that to my wife. >> is it working, sparking conversation and people asking you about it? >> sure, yeah, yeah, yeah. >> it's a really good cause. their tag line is changing the face of men's health, and it's embarrassing a bit. we've definitely been the butt of some direction. >> you going to keep it. >> >> one direction the later years. >> do the ladies like it? >> some of us are married, some single, a varied reaction. >> my wife has had a good reaction. >> my wife is probably more supportive when the lights are off. >> i want to know how long it took every to grow the mustache. >> anthony? >> this is from november 1st, so it's -- >> we're all about two weeks in. >> i wonder what willie would
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look like. >> why don't we do it right now. >> a subtle setup. >> natalie, you in. >> you want in on this, natalie. >> i think we have a gif. there's willie. >> oh, yeah. >> you look like the gangster now. now you look like -- >> look like magic mike. >> very nice. >> tom sellek there. >> wow. >> i look like ed asner. >> finally, savannah. >> that's disgusting. >> you know what? >> oh. >> make it stop. >> actually, natalie. >> oh, my gosh. >> guys, you're doing it for a good cause. when do you get to shave? >> end of the month, 30 days. >> going to get bushy. going to be good. >> don't give that look up, ryan. >> meanwhile, anybody up for deodorant candy? >> don't have time for it. >> tomorrow. >> no time. >> as great as this looks. >> guys, thanks.
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jason, thank you. great to see you. >> up next, some one direction fans getting the once in a lifetime experience to hang out with the band and prove how much they know about the boys from britain. that's when we come back. ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ get one direction's new album with an exclusive cover photo and 5 extra tracks only at target. oh, did you want it? yea we'll split it. [ female announcer ] made fresh, so light, buttery and flakey. that's half that's not half! guys, i have more! thanks mom [ female announcer ] pillsbury crescents.
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just a little while ago the guys from one direction picked three of the favorite signs from the crowd and now these three lucky young ladies will have a chance to win a prize basket and tickets to a sold out concert in madison square garden. we'll find out which one of you is the ultimate one direction fan. you guys nervous. first one who buzzes in gets the answer and the one with the most points at the end will win the prize package. why don't you guys put your
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signs down so you have free access to your buzzers. >> okay. >> all right. >> everybody ready. you ladies ready. >> sure. >> here we go. question one. which one d member drew some of the sticker designs for the -- >> can i go? >> so quick. >> zayn. >> that is correct. >> who drew up the designs for the up all night delux yearbook edition? >> really. >> an artist, too. >> yeah, a little bit. i like to draw. >> he's very good. >> did you take any of this in school or anything? >> just like -- drawing in my math book which is probably a little bit wrong, but, yeah, i was drawing all the time. >> vivian you're on the board first. question two. complete the lyric let's go crazy, crazy, crazy -- >> and that's sophia. >> okay. >> let's go crazy, crazy, crazy till we see the sun. >> but have you to complete it. >> i know we only met but let's pretend it's love.
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>> all right. and that is correct. >> very good. is there any particular meaning to that lyric? >> i think it's about, you know, like if you meet someone and you just like let's pretend we're in love. >> just for the moment. >> go for it. >> only for the moment. >> live like we're young. >> die when you're old like me, okay. here we go. number three. on which national tv show did one direction -- >> well done. >> "x-factor." >> oh, not correct. >> close. >> let me finish the question. on which national tv show did one direction make their u.s. debut? >> vivian. >> "i carly." >> sophia, do you want to make a guess? >> the "today" show is correct. >> all right, sophia. >> what was that like for you guys? >> so good. the fans have been absolutely
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incredible. >> amazing on the "today" show every time. >> loved having you, and sophia you're in the lead with 2-1. true or false. status symbol was one of the names considered for the band. >> vivian. >> true. >> that is not correct. >> false. >> nailed that one down. >> you know too much. >> what was the original or one of the names. >> liam, my dad came up with it. state of single. >> i don't know why we didn't go with it. i honestly don't. >> two for wala and two for sophia, and vivian, here we go. outside which city was the video what makes you beautiful shot? >> wala. >> city. >> venice. >> no. >> shoot. >> anybody? >> take a guess. >> not as hard as you think.
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>> i can't even think. >> los angeles. >> yes. >> what was that like shooting in l.a.? >> it was good. the weather was great. >> wicked. >> the thing is because it was two days, like we all had a bit better tan. >> me being the irish one got burned. >> i was burning a little bit. >> wala is in the lead which three. which one d member attended acting school in barnsly. >> louis. >> lieu sis correct. >> you wanted to act? >> yeah. >> i dabbled, yeah. >> i think that's it. we have a winner, and i believe it's -- it's wala. >> what? >> yes. >> congratulations. you're coming -- >> three questions correct, very nice. however, guys, you have some news. >> for the other two young ladies. >> well, the news is that we didn't want anyone to go empty handed so you're all coming.
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here's a great idea, designer baby clothes for rent. >> and vanilla ice and gadgets. that after we return from your local news. [ bells dinging ]
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good morning. rain ending west to east. sky clearing over the shenandoah valley in the west and northern suburbs. the rain has ended. raining in fairfax, southern montgomery. it's going to continue to dry west to east as we get into the
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rest of the morning. sun breaking up in the afternoon with highs in the upper 40s. staying in the 40s the rest of the day with a wind and chilly into the weekend. aaron? >> thank you, tom. tune into news 4 t
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♪ want crazy, foolish, stupe, heart-pumping music ♪ ♪ i don't care that you don't care ♪ >> we had a great time with one direction and the thousands of fans, but next week we've got three days of live music leading up to thanksgiving starting with this man, flo rider. i love flo rider. my equivalent of one d followed by kesha on tuesday and on wednesday, pitbull, another man that i love. >> mr. worldwide. >> we'll rev up your long
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holiday weekend, if you're in town, come on by and party with me natalie morales and al roker and willie geist. we'll be ready to move. >> what was that dance you were doing? >> low, low, low. >> also works a little spanking tunnel. >> that's where i was going. >> i kept it clean. it's a morning show >> you know him as vanilla ice, the mega selling rap artist but rob van winkle has come a long way since the days of "ice, ice, baby." now a tech expert and here with kitchen gadgets to help us survive thanksgiving. >> a turkey knife, a pepper mill, oh, okay. >> and instant wine opener. >> need that, yeah. >> for those of us who don't have enough time. >> like that. >> and then designer duds for the teeniest of fashionistas, instead of buying clothes your kids will pop out of in the next ten minutes, why not rent them. a growing trend that can save you a lot of money. >> wish i thought of that, a great idea. >> and in our kitchen love a
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master spanish chef, jose andres, a hearty meal for a chilly night. lobster stew. there's all kinds of folks in the kitchen getting ready. there he is, talking with bianca. >> jose andres. >> he's going to be part of -- >> can't hear us. >> opening up a new restaurant at the ritz carlton in puerto rico. >> oh, really. >> oh, yeah. >> can't wait. all right. first though time to get a sneak at the newest parade floats that will fly for midtown manhattan for the 86th's macy's day parade. john piper joins us to show us the new floats this year. good morning, john. >> good morning. and we are taking one direction right to thanksgiving, including the goldfish have got the parade in fashion with their joined goldfish balloon and the parade following behind them, but another new one is sprout. and sprout is joining us with a whole daytime to nighttime feel
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with nighttime up in their giant treehouse. another great sensation. we are stirring up holiday sensations with domino sugar and the world's largest mixing bowl, making a cookie press that goes around. >> got the turtles. >> ninja turtles. >> all the train cars that are carrying the kids, cook "smackdown!" the parade route, and i'm telling you what, this year music is our life. a great convert view of everything happening with lights and a lot of excitement, and nothing is more excitement than right where i'm at now which is on the teenage mutant ninja turtle float with raphael, michelangelo, donatella and leonardo who are ready to give it to you for thanksgiving.
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>> wow. >> make sure you bring pizza. >> okay. >> good job, john. >> that's going on around here. here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. >> the rain is ending in the western suburbs. it continues to move to the west and east. there could be sleet. don't be surprised to see ice pellets bouncing around. we have a clearing over the shenandoah valley. it's still raining moderately there in parts of fairfax county into northwest county. it's moving to the north and east. we stay in the 40s >> that's your latest weather. catch the 86th annual macy's thanksgiving day parade next thursday, november 22nd, right hear on nbc. >> thank you, al. coming up next, rapper turned techie vanilla ice with some gadgets to help you with your thanksgiving meal, right after this. [ female announcer ] why settle for plain bread?
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you being here. one d. >> got to be a part of it and bring the kids out and enjoy it. >> you've got little girls. got to take care of little girls. >> absolutely. >> i love this. talking thermometer. >> amazing, set it and forget it. you don't have to come hovering over the oven anymore and look in and see is it done? is it done? don't overdo it. this thing does all the homework for you. >> clip it on the belt, watch the football game and tells you on your belt. >> tells you on your bell. it will talk to you as well, so it will give you a little alarm and tell you, hey, it's just about ready. >> love that. >> get up and get it ready. >> hard to screw up a turkey with that, know what i mean. >> two parts and it's pretty simple. >> this is critical because a lot of us, you cook the bird well and then you screw it up with the knife. got some help for us. >> know the cordless drill. that made the old screwdriver just obsolete. >> right. >> this is another thing here. >> that's a heavy piece of equipment, yeah. >> you just come in and, you know, cordless. it's amazing because basically you don't have to drag around a cord.
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you get the job done quick and easy. its cleanup is real easy. >> an update on an old standard. >> nothing to it. high tech and state of the art. >> know we've got to open bottles of wine here. that's the key. >> yes, we do. a whole challenge for you. this is a new high-tech device right here. lights up really cool but it's made to remove that cork, fast and effortless. >> you want to race. >> old fashioned. >> let's do it. >> on your mark, get set, go. i'm giving you a head start there. >> oh. >> you know what, willie, you cheated. you took that off. >> thank you. i love it. >> i did tend a little bar. >> yes. >> you used a little muscle behind that. >> loosened it beforehand, too. >> grandma might not have as much strength. >> that was a good device. >> effortless. you applied effort. >> i did, more than you should actually. what are we talking here. got some wine chill drops we can pop in. >> the ice babies right here.
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>> oh, yeah. >> you get a bottle of wine. it's warm. room temperature. want it chilled real quickly. this is the fastest way. pull one of these things out, drop it in, up to a minute and you're done. >> is that right? pull it out and enjoy your wine. simple as a pimple. >> this i've not seen before. there's onion goggles. >> onion goggles, out now, baby. chop away. let's put them on. >> 30 seconds here. >> and they look cool. >> they do. it's a hot look around the table. >> i like it. >> cut 'em up. >> just saves you the tears basically. >> no tears involved, and -- and that's it. >> i love it. very cool. >> what's your favorite thing over here. the digital scale for measuring? >> digital measuring scale right here. measures in weight which is great because, you know, some menus are, you know, they go off of the weight as opposed to ounces or whatever. >> strikes me as a little lazy, but i'll give you that one. >> that's why you want the
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high-tech gadgets like that. this one is really cool. takes out the fat. there's the chili. >> it's cold. >> sucks it right out. sucks it right out and makes it a little bit healthier for you. >> rob van winkle, pleasure. sorry i beat you over there. we all get a little competitive. >> i'm going to do it again. >> up next, renting high-end baby clothes at low-end prices. right after this. ♪ i woke up to a feeling ♪ every little thing has meaning ♪ ♪ i woke up to a light bulb on ♪ every little thing is possible now ♪ [ female announcer ] we've added a touch of philadelphia cream cheese to our kraft natural cheese to make it creamier so whatever you make isn't just good, it's amazing. ♪ amazing with the love that i found ♪ ♪
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and this morning on "small business today" renting baby clothes. a booming trend that can save parents big bucks. nbc's mara schiavocampo checked out companies providing designer duds for your little one. good morning, mara. >> good morning, natalie. as a parent myself i know how fast kids outgrow their baby clothing and with so many cute clothing the clutter piles up fast. now there's a new way to shop for kids' clothing and the goal is to leave you with less mess and less stress. when it comes to online fashion, borrowing is big business from sites like rent the runway to bag, borrow or steal. now several sites are catering to the littlest fashionistas. >> this is for kate. >> reporter: for stay-at-home margaret sweatman kiddie couture comes right to your door.
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she rents designer clothes for her girls from the website >> i was super excited because the clothes were adorable, and i could actually afford them. >> reporter: the site offers high-end designer brands like dior, stella mccartney for up for two week rentals, the cost, $20 to $160 a week, less than a quarter of the retail price. because it's special occasion i can justify spending more than i would on a regular play dress, and i think the cost of the couture dress is comparable to what i would buy at the mall. >> reporter: this company was fineded by parents of two parents a little over a year ago. they got the idea when trying to outfit their oldest son for a wedding, realizing he'd probably never wear the suit again. >> children are growing so quickly that often when you go from one special occasion to another they are not the same size. >> reporter: borrow baby couture has three roofs designer
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inventory at their office in baltimore. current season trends for girls 9 months to 4 years. everything is professionally cleaned when it comes back from a rental so parents don't have to stress over a mess. >> accidents happen. we'll make it work. >> reporter: the average household spends around $13,000 every year on their child. to keep costs down, many parents turn to the web for cheaper clothing. at busy moms and dads can make money. the site sells gently used kids clothes for what they would cost new. each order comes with a postage back that parents can fill with old clothes and send back with a credit. >> you can get good clothes and give you an exit strategy for old clothes as well. >> this is about being with your money, finding the right items that fit and are needed for your baby and being a savvier shopper. >> reporter: for margaret's girls they are getting more than
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a good deal, they get to feel like princesses. >> everyone is oohing and awing, they appreciate it. they are little girls and they innately know style. >> reporter: turning to the web to play real life dressup. and we have a very special baby model here. this is nina. >> a lot to say. >> talkative just like mommy. >> and she's wearing robert oero carvalhi. >> and in her purse, by the way, what else would she have. >> but a pacifiepacifier. >> you went this for 25% of retail so it gives people an option for a special occasion. >> not extremely cheap, but if it's a special occasion some people do it for photos, holiday photo, a really nice piece of clothing they can remember and take pictures in. >> christenings, weddings. >> can i borrow her for a little bit, mara schiavocampo, thank you. >> coming up next, lobster with
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good morning, in "today's kitchen," what's for dinner? how about lobster? jose andres has a new restaurant in puerto rico. it's a brand new ritz karlcarlt. jose. >> so happy to be here. >> a lot of people are intimidated by lobster. >> lobsters are great, and right now our fishermen in maine and other parts, they need us to buy lobsters. >> okay. >> we need to help them so this is a good way. >> all righty. >> doing things from spain. today i'm cooking puerto rican style. and the national dish in puerto rico, lobster aso pao. >> you'll use a spiney lobster. >> all around the island, but if
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you're here -- >> driving cabs. >> you would use a maine lobster. here we make a sofrito, everyone knows what that is, right? >> in puerto rico it would be onions, peppers, cilantro, capers, olives, red peppers and garlic and we cook everything, put it in a blender, bingo. >> bingo. >> beautiful so now we need to make the stock. we have heads, flavorful, don't throw them garbage. >> don't do that. >> flavor is in the head. >> in the head! >> right here, olive oil, some celery, some carrots, onions. we carmelize. >> and what do we do? >> put the heads in the pot. >> do you know the recipe? >> i don't know. >> throw the lobster in. >> so we are ready. we add some white wine, some tomato paste. >> why not. >> and some water, help me out. we let it boil, 30 minutes. >> wow, smell it.
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>> we we come here, we put some pork, some ham, some more olive oil. imagine this is olive oil, and then we put some tomato paste, too, and we put this. >> what is that? >> it's an amazing seed, very flavorful and we add the stock. when the stock is boiling, what do you do? >> put in some rice. >> man, you are good. >> i'm you unbelievable! >> you should stop doing the weather. >> maybe people have said that. >> it's poilboiling, the lobste tail and clause are ready to go in. >> oh, you need to look at it. >> good. and then you look it cook, 15 minutes and take a look at what happens. >> slowly, slowly. >> oh, man! >> lobster. >> everybody together. >> take a look at this. >> wow. >> we do the lobster. >> oh, my gosh.
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>> and we finish, the truffle of the caribbean. >> what is that? >> heart of palm. >> here, take a look. >> oh, wow. >> don't tell me this is not amazing. >> that is not amazing. >> it is amazing. >> truffle of the caribbean. >> and you have a good mojito. >> puerto rican style for you. >> very good. i can't wait. >> i hope it's good. >> i know it's good. >> of course it's good. >> i hope it's good. >> did he ever do anything not gosh? >> this is the aromas of the caribbean. you know what rico means? >> what. >> tasty. >> the tastiest island in the caribbean. >> opening up in december at the reserve. hope to see you there. coming up, it's all in the head. >> coming up, kathie lee and hoda, but first your local news.
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good morning. it's 9:57 on this november 13th. the big question, when will the rain end. tom is here with the forecast. >> it is ending in the suburbs with a little bit of sleet as it moves through to the north and east. it has pretty much ended in western, northern suburbs. raining and sleet in washington and points east and northeast
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and south. it will continue to dry out there as the day progresses. sunshine breaking out for the afternoon. the 40s for the rest of the day. the chill remains for the week and weekend. how is traffic? >> it's bumpy. a couple accidents. northwest, northbound lanes of 13th street closed at missouri avenue. you can take colorado avenue instead. delays on the beltway continue. outer loop from branch avenue as you go around route 50. here is a live look at 50. from 50 to i-95 still under speed. angie. >> coming up, how to take the when we switched to fios, we got better tv, better phone, better internet. it was like somebody like took our computer,
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from nbc news this is "today" with kathie lee gifford and hoda kotb. live from studio 1-a in rockefeller plaza. hey, everybody, welcome to boozeday tuesday, november 13th. it was absolute pandemonium around here today. >> i don't want to feel shirked or anything, but everybody got them, we get cardboard cutouts of them. >> they are less trouble. less trouble. i could barely get to my dressing room today, insanity down there, then when i got to the threshold, their underwear.
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i said would you pick up your underwear, please? they looked at me, yes, ma'am. >> this crowd, by the way -- usually in the mornings -- >> big crowds before. >> these crowds were massive. this was, by the way, in front of my gym when i was walking. this was 52nd, a couple of blocks away. >> what time was that? >> this was about 5:30-ish, something like that. if you look at the big, wider shot of the crowds, i mean -- >> once they were performing it looked like shea stadium with the beatles, didn't it? >> roker was saying this was like the christmas tree lighting crowd, which is true. never been that bustly. it was all girls, just about. they lined up, i don't know if you could hear or see from some of the spots, but who cares? >> it was a a happening -- they'll all say everybody went to see the beatles for shea
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stadium. i'm not saying one direction will end up having the career the beatles did, i don't know if anybody in history will, but the pandemonium is reminiscent. >> we've had everyone out here before. all the guys, by the way, are between the ages of 18 and 20. in case you're wondering how old these youngsters are. >> two of our young producers were up here. i called them groupies. they are in their 20s and still trying to kiss them. something you apparently never outgrow. what group did you love when you were growing up? >> i have to say, i liked james taylor, like that kind of music. still love james taylor. >> i liked the jacksons. >> would you stand in line for five days and scream and shout and cry? >> maybe, maybe. >> flo rider today. >> flo rider is coming monday.
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i have a sweet spot -- >> you almost said hot spot. apparently, he shot a promo. shall we? >> what's up, this is your man flo rider, by the way, hoda, i got a special treat for you. >> oh! what is it? >> you'll have to ask him when he gets here. ♪ baggy sweat pants and reeboks with the straps ♪ >> sparks will fly on monday. you know who was supposed to be here yesterday, we didn't make a big deal about it. we thought the reason given was true. turns out to be completely inaccurate. we were told chelsea handler, who cancelled an hour and a half before the show. >> she was our lead guest. >> she was sick all night, we were told. but we had a feeling somethin g was up. >> late last night clicking around on the channels, you turn
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on jimmy fallon, guess who showed up, chelsea handler. >> let's see what she had to say. >> i wasn't sick. >> let's just say -- >> i wasn't drunk anything. i literally walked into a shower door'p this morning, i hit my e, everything was puffy. i could go with kathie lee gifford and hoda whatever her name is. >> kotb. kotb. >> that's good to know. i never thought about it. i thought why are there two vowels so close together? >> constanents. she wasn't sick and her eye wasn't puffy. >> she has explaining to do. all right, gq men of the year, every year they have different covers. rihanna is making history as the
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first woman to grace the cover as the man of the year issue. >> she's got nothing on! leather jacket, nothing else. >> three covers for the december issue. other two feature channing tatum, who we love. such a sweet kid. and ben affleck, we haven't seen him in a long time, but you loved his movie "argo." >> so great. >> different cover comes out geographically in different parts of the country, are the articles all the same? >> i bet they'll be able to find out what was smarter by who bought what cover. probably a way to track that. >> whoever is on the cover sells the magazine, don't you think? >> i suppose. i don't know. i don't know. >> do you know we have two days before your opening? >> let's talk about something else. let's talk about "the voice." >> i want to talk about who i'm bringing to your opening, i'm very, very excited about my date for opening night.
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you ready? >> yes. >> it's liza manelli. >> that's going to be the strangest date in the history of the world, you and liza. >> she loves the music, obviously. >> big theater person. >> it's going to be a big night. >> you know what, she will get it. >> oh, of course. >> liza will get it. she's beenhrough pretty much everything amy has been through. >> she's been through it all. >> we could name it liza, but that's been done. you watched "the voice" last night. >> they are narrowing it down, people are voting. it's kind of a mixed bag. >> told some of the people aren't up to snuff the same way they have been. >> these are a couple of the ones we love, des duran, he was the one who tried out the year before, tried out again, he's a yale student and decided he wanted to pursue music. this is "can't take my eyes off you." ♪ i need you baby
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♪ ma all right i need you baby ♪ ♪ to warm the lonely nights ♪ oh pretty baby trust in me when i say it's okay ♪ >> cute, very cute. >> how did he do? >> i don't know, we'll find out. people are going to vote. they just sort of sang yesterday. christina loves him. cee lo had a good one too, cody blue, he sang "simply the best." ♪ ♪ i bet on every word you say ♪ baby i would rather be here >> sort of reminds me a little bit of robin thicke, you know, that tall, lanky look. yeah, yeah. >> they are going to start
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narrowing it down further, the voting comes out and all that stuff. it's exciting. remember when we had the rebecca black? >> couldn't get it out of your head. >> now there's a 14-year-old, nicole westbrook that may be following in her footsteps. she has a viral following and it's called "thanksgiving." let's see. ♪ thanksgiving we we were going to have a good time ♪ ♪ oh oh oh it's thanksgiving ♪ we are going to have a good time ♪ ♪ sugar eggs potatoes eggs ♪ we are going to have a good time ♪ ♪ december was christmas ♪ january was new years ♪ april was easter ♪ and the 4th of july
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♪ but now it's thanksgiving >> oh, my god. i love every teeny bopper song except that one. >> maybe you're finally growing up, hoda. >> april, oh, no. >> they left out groundhog's day. >> i love that kind of music, except that song is not great at all. it's not having it. >> she's a very cute little girl, i wish her all the best in the world. we have bad news about your brain. >> it's called the brain , yet another study, this time from the great stanford university. apparently, human intelligence peaked several thousand years ago when frank was born and has been on a slow decline in intellectual and emotional abilities. >> i was born right after him, i know. >> if we were to meet an average citizen from athens circa 1,000 b.c., great memory, broad range
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of ideas, and clear sight of view of ideas and emotionally stable of people we know. >> i don't agree. i want you to read an e-mail from my mom that has nothing to do with anything. can you read it? >> no. >> try. >> closer, please. i, i, did you get to meet him? i, i, did you get to meet him? i saw him on david letterman last night and wondered if he was available. love you, on my way to work, mom. anyway, he's darn cute, darn cute. is he available, love mom. going to work. is she looking for somebody for you? >> of course, she is. always on the look. >> i wonder if she could find men the way she finds dresses. men, not so much. we have to give a good shout out to jill rapaport. >> she was honored over the weekend. >> received an aspca service
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the opportunity to adopt a child is a blessing for many families, but the adoption process is not an easy one. in some states, the birth parent has up to 30 days to decide if he or she wants to take the baby back and raise the child. >> there's a new show called "the baby wait," it examines the journey for both adopted and
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biological parents. they adopted their daughter morgan and formed a close bond with the young birth mother, genevieve. mark, paul, and morgan are here. >> you passed quite a yardstick, right, tell us about the one year it's been for you all. >> it's been a crazy year, actually. we've finalized the adoption in court, so we finally got to do that, which is wonderful. >> watching this process on a it was television show is difficult. first of all, i didn't know about the 30 days. you guys physically have the baby, but the birth mother has that time. what was that like living that 30 days? >> it was very nerve racking, but it's good, so the birth mother knows she's making the right decision. >> you understand it for her side, but did she make it easy for you? did she understand what you were going through as well? >> you know, i think she did.
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and it was hard for her. we had the opportunity to really create a relationship with her over time, which i think is important. >> that would be critical. >> jenna is a wonderful, wonderful woman. we had a relationship with her since the 18th week of pregnancy, so we had a long time. >> why would you choose to do this in a reality show venue? you're, obviously, vulnerable as it is. >> we really thought about that a lot. it was a struggle for us, but ultimately, we wanted to educate, and we feel that's sort of what we're doing in this process, educating the public about our relationship, about a gay relationship and adopting a baby girl. >> and what is the future going to look like, will genevieve be a part of morgan's life? is that something you all want, is that something genevieve wants? >> genevieve will always be morgan's mommy. we plan to have her in her life as long as possible. we really can't tell morgan later on that paul gave birth to her. we tried. >> somewhere along the lines
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she's going to get the gist of that. >> i think it's interesting when you guys are talking about educating, there's actually somebody who telephoned you guys and wanted you guys to take her child as well. >> that's right. >> because of the great series, a birth mother reached out to us and said, look, you know, i saw your show q and i really would like you to be the parents of my child. and, you know, it didn't work out for us for various reasons. we're just not ready yet, so we gave that lead to some very dear friends in virginia, and it basically turned the birth mother's -- turned her around, she said, instead of aborting my baby, i'm going to give her up for adoption. so the show saved a life already. >> that's great, that's great. >> what's it like being parents? i can tell you guys are having fun. >> we are. >> nothing more fun than babies. >> you know what it's like, she's so easy. >> you're blessed if she is, yeah. >> she has been so easy, but our
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lives have i'm hearing a segment. she has -- all of our time is devoted to her, you know, and we used to go on vacations and see broadway shows. >> yes, i know, "scandalous" will miss you. >> we'll get there. >> god made babysitters, you know. >> god also made them very expensive. >> thank you for coming and congrats on morgan and all the best. god bless you, little one. >> bye-bye. >> you can catch "the baby wait" tonight on the logo network at 10:00 p.m. sara tries her luck at the blackjack table. plus, all the hollywood buzz with andy cohen. >> uh-oh. >> trouble, right after this. [ man ] ring ring... progresso
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sandy devastated a lot of the eastern seaboard, luckily, revel survived without any significant damage. ♪ right now, i'm at the revel resort and casino in atlantic city. i'm about to go into the ultra lounge and try my hand atik dealing a hand. let's see how this goes. my first teacher showed me his chips. >> orange is 1,000. >> okay. >> is that the one you want? >> yeah, i want the orange one. then he started me off with the basic skill of shuffling. i used to do this with uno cards. which i quickly learned was not basic at all. >> you don't want to bend them. >> i'm not bending them. one of them is bent. >> the whole deck is bent.
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you can't show any cards to the customers, obviously. >> this is pretty. i found a move that seemed to suit me. i know how twe do this at home. have you ever played war? >> yes, i did. >> i know how to do that one. it was finally time to learn the rules for blackjack. >> that's the sign for yes, that's the sign for no. >> okay, yes, no. >> there you go. >> what about this? is that double down? >> that's not double down. actually, yeah, that could be a this, that could mean a split. we're not there yet. >> okay, 'psorry. i practiced mastering my poker face. did i make a mistake? >> kind of. you're not supposed to show me your cards. that's not a good card. >> no, it's not. >> now i have to get my uniform on. >> john came by to supervise my first game. >> clear your hands and show the
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we are back with more of "today" on this boozeday tuesday. it's time for today's buzz to get you caught up on hollywood and abroad. >> here to dish on the bieber/gomez split and rihanna as the next bond girl, andy cohen. >> you're awake after your late night. >> willie was on my show last night. we had a really fun time. he's the best. >> he's awesome. >> this morning i went into the normal green room that we typically go into. i barged in, oh, it's the leftover one direction fans, whatever. i barge right into a room of
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twinks, one direction. >> how was that? >> security was not exactly too tight down there, with all due respect. >> they thought i was a threat. >> i barged right in. >> that's what you did. >> it was crazy. >> maybe they thought you were one of the boys. >> yeah, yeah. >> all right, so let's talk about the split between justin and selena? >> the thing i read, it was too hard because they are both in different places and the career stress, which i think is b.s., but i was at the glamour women of the year awards last night, and selena gomez got an award. she was there with her parents. she was so sweet, watching her with her mom and step dad was so sweet. >> very close family. >> bieber was in town last night performing at the barclays center, so interesting they were both -- >> so near, yet so far. >> i think selena should come
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meet some of the one d. guys. she's got five to choose from. >> she's not going to be long for no company. she's one of the sweetest, most gorgeous girls in the world. >> the girl who stiffed you was there last night. >> she was there too? >> she was out and about. >> she was everywhere but here. >> you made it here. >> i did, and i'm hungover. >> you're always hungover. >> let's talk rihanna. >> speak for yourself. >> don't have that problem. >> talk rihanna. talk to us. >> rihanna, i interviewed rihanna last week on a facebook live chat, and she said she's not with chris brown,but i don't totally believe this, because she had so many compliments about him. there's a new track on her album "unapologetic," this is called "nobodies business." it's a duet with chris brown.
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i just want to love you, it's nobody's business if i do. i said, is this song as obvious as i think it is? she says, no, it just means it's nobody's business and everyone needs to stay out of our business. are you not making it people's business? you're singing a duet about it. >> what did she say? >> no, no. but anyway, i loved her. i'm not the only one who loves her. daniel craig said yesterday that he would love if she was the next bond girl. they said what do you think about beyonce, what do you think about rihanna, he said, i think rihanna would be great. she's kind of dangerous, she's so gorgeous. the new album's great. >> how's "skyfall" the movie? >> breaking records everywhere. >> everyone thought that might be dying out, the franchise. >> everyone says it's the best bond film. did you see it? >> no. >> all right, okay. >> i haven't seen anything.
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all right, time for today's style and fashion advice for your teen. if your child wants to dress like their idol, we have fashions that won't cost you a fortune. >> erica is the author of "bonding over beauty." >> well, fancy. busy. >> so you've picked four celebs, teen celebs, and you've kind of done it in a regular way, an everyday way. >> i find when i shop with my
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daughter, trying to find something appropriate that she actually likes is a difficult thing. i talked to these 9girls, who you like, they told me, i think we have great looks for them. >> how old is your daughter? >> nine. >> taylor swift is first. >> she has her own style. >> classy and casual for a pop star. tell us what you've done. >> taylor has this great look, we've paired a white cable knit sweater from abercrombie, skinny jeans, then these must-have oxfords i found at dfw. i love this look on her. taylor always wears red lipstick, but i don't think that's age appropriate, so we gave her a nice pink look. >> that's fantastic. i like you found everything in an affordable way. >> i want them to be able to go to a mall and find things they look. >> look at julia so working it. good job. next, selena gomez is a teen
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icon, obviously. what a gorgeous girl. she's trendy in this shot. >> loved this dress with the leopard print, but wasn't quite appropriate for school, so i took the leopard inspiration, made it into a skirt with a black shirt, some black tights, then giving it that little vest for fun. what i loved is i put this collar necklace for holidays. she looks cute and appropriate. >> adorable. >> the whole thing is from children's place. it's affordable, i love it. >> very cute. >> where can you find a shirt for $7.95? that's really terrific. >> old navy. >> thank you so much. looks beautiful. miley cyrus is another look. here's the cyrus look with the skulls. >> miley tends to be edgy. i thought this dress was a little bit short for school, but i still love skulls. i found this skull sweater and a
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pair of black jeggings. i wear them all the time, they go with everything, so comfortable with the black combat boots. i think she looks great, go to school, hang out with friends at the mall and mom will be okay with it, because everything's covered. then you can accessorize. >> what's happening with the combat boots, the $30 combat boots from children's place. >> they are fun, you can get little ones, big ones, which i love. >> very cute. alanna, thank you, hon. our last look, willow smith always does it her way, very unique. >> willow smith is always edgy. i wanted to find a look where she looked great but still able to go to different places. i found this great black motorcycle jacket and pink shirt all from aeropostale, paired it with jeggings and converse shoe. you can accessorize with a pink purse, great earrings, of
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course, the little glove. i think it's really fun. then you can make it fancier for the holiday. >> jacket is $83, shirt is $32. brandy, don't go anywhere. >> ladies, come on out. all right, from good looking kids to keeping your home good looking. >> easy tips to keep your floor ever young. >> isn't that cute? >> right after this. mt. rainier. what if we could keep that much plastic waste out of landfills each year? by using just one less trash bag each month, we can. and glad forceflex bags stretch until they're full.* so you can take them out less often. it's a small change that can make a big difference.
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time for today's home and it's a part of your house that gets more wear and tear than anywhere else, your floors. >> hardwood, vinyl, there are easy ways to keep them in great condition for the long haul. here with ways we can clean it up is accidental housewife and featured columnist for scholastic parent and child. hey, girl. >> the best defense is a good offense, so entrance ways, you want to have a mat.
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i'm familiarly proud of this, because i was asked to design this for carpet floor one and home. it's my signature dirty martini, but 25% of it goes to breast cancer research foundation. 90% of dirt and moisture can be stopped at the door. shoes, take those off. with the holidays coming too, instead of having people wear their shoes, give them decorative socks as a gift. next, floor protectors, under the legs, whatever. use those fox that are orphans to put under your furniture around. >> you'd be surprised how much furniture i've moved. >> these three items are terrific for any floor, ceramic, wood, laminate. first of all, instead of the bristle brush, this is a rubber brush, so you don't have to use the old ones. they shed all the time. this has static electricity. it's from simple good, and it
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will actually absorb all the pet air so they won't fly all around. next -- >> that's to get the hair up. >> this is microfiber, but unlike the other -- thank you for cleaning -- this has 1.6 million fibers in one inch, so it's going to do more of the cleanup and gets rid of 99% of all bacteria. lastly, this is the nitty gritty, our mop. this is all you need. three things for all of them. what i like about this is it has the brush. one of the things when you get to ceramic tile, the grout is really where the germs are harbored. use our good old baking soda, this is great for a kid to do, use the toothbrush, not the one they used in the morning, to go between it, then vinegar to wash the floors and go through all that. vinegar will get rid of the bacteria. love this, hardwood. love this. this is from casabella.
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it's a quick spray mop. what i've used in here is tea. it has tannic acid in it. you can take a cup too. it will both clean and shine your floor. look how this works, what's great on this -- see it? it works great. also a double head. and two heads are always better than one, you can then dry it. you can get this at bed bath and beyond. >> don't you have to clean it? >> yes, you can drink the tea, no. >> you have to clean it off? >> no, it's fine. that's where the dual mop comes in handy. one side's dry, one side's wet. >> never mind. >> i've got my pilgrim shoes on for today. scuff marks are always a problem, good-old tennis ball. >> you've shown this before. >> but you like it. >> that's great. >> you want to try that? >> sure, why not.
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>> here is, so we can maintain our floors and manicures, this is a robotic vacuum. it also, of course, shares us drinks. >> they are taped down. >> they know how you spill things and don't want me to do more cleaning. >> thank you. >> how's that work? >> plug it into the wall and charge it. then it will map its way across your room. you can schedule it. easy, you get it at walmart so you don't have to worry about dirt in your house. just put this mat outside your front door. go away. >> that's not very nice. thank you, julie. all right, we're getting ready for thanksgiving with a twist of your traditional sides. first, this is "today" on nbc.
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tame for today's holiday kitchen. >> the huge bird on your table may steal the show, but for many, the side dishes are the winner of the show. bo mcmillan, fabulous place. >> it's a ten, baby. >> glad to have you back, honey. >> great to be back. >> you're kicking for 450 people on thanksgiving. >> always busy. this is the best time of year, real food you're emotionally connected to you. >> what are we making today? >> first thing's first, it's about the martini. it's the holidays, you can drink a walnut martini, vodka, toasted walnut, cranberry for garnish, thank you, thank you. >> we're going to make brussels sprouts. you basically clean off the outer leaves. i save mine. you can deep fry them and have a
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wicked tasty treat. get them in the bowl, a little salt and pepper. >> little olive oil. >> real simple. these brussels sprouts contain such good sugars, you get the bitter taste and sweet taste. >> i love them. >> it's like beets, either people love them or don't like them at all. >> exactly, but such good emotion. the taste is so good. these go into the oven, 300 degrees. >> how long? >> about 25 minutes. you get incredible caramelized brussels sprouts. >>0l what's going on with this bacon? >> bacon is my favorite vegetable, brown sugar, you're going to candy this bacon. what's going to happen, you're going to take the bacon -- >> no, you're not! no, you're not! >> it was delicious before. >> now what are you doing? >> herbed pecans, cayenne pepper. this is your dish.
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take the roasted brussels sprouts out, then pop these bad boys right in your bowl. >> oh, my gosh. >> amazing, huh? that's a good side dish. another side dish that we have, cornbread, thanksgiving. dutch oven cornbread. >> in addition to stuff something. >> why not, why not? pumpkin butter. the pumpkin butter, roasted pumpkin puree,km6 little bit o apple juice. >> get involved. >> little bit of apple juice, s nice and sweet, got this nice, rich cornbread with spice and sweet, which is great. >> what is sara eating on the end? >> pumpkin, mason jar happening, kids can make them. pumpkin milked cream with milked chocolate and candied popcorn brittle with whipped cream and shaved chocolate.
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it's go time. >> all right. calories already. great to see you. >> happy holidays. tomorrow we have a big show, twilight actress is going to be with us and chris tucker. plus, people's magazine sexiest man alive. >> happy birthday to bo's mom. [ female announcer ] welcome one and all
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